On January 20, 2016, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Energy Future Holdings Corp. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 7696 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Supplemental Declaration in Support (Fifth Supplemental Declaration of Mary McNulty in Support of the Application of Energy Future Holdings, et al., for Entry of an Order Authorizing Energy Future Holdings Corp. to Retain and Employ Thompson & Knight LLP as Special Counsel for Certain Tax-Related Matters Effective Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date) (related document(s), , , , , ) Filed by Energy Future Holdings Corp.. (Madron, Jason)
Energy Future Holdings Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on April 29, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-10979. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Energy Future Holdings Corp. in the bankruptcy case.